Thankfulness Project

  Sometimes in the middle of the day, I carve out some time. Just a ten or twenty minute break. To breathe life in. To enjoy this moment. To experience God’s creation in a way that takes my mundane and makes it new. Things used to be different.  I’d say to myself, I don’t have […] Read more…

The Gift of Life from the Ashes

The Gift of Life from the Ashes She holds a necklace in her hand and talks of her son’s death. Slowly rolling the jewelry in her fingers, she reveals the truth: Her son’s ashes are in the necklace.  It hangs close to her heart, close to her broken soul, but not close enough to heal the gaping wound […] Read more…

Our Journey Part 1

My husband, Sam, was diagnosed with testicular cancer in 2005.  He went through chemo.  He lost all his hair.  He got white and puffy and tired.  And when it was over, we were given the good news that he was cancer free. We were already in the process of adoptiong from Korea when he was […] Read more…